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    Master of Laws
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    Master of Laws

    University of Melbourne

    University of Melbourne


    Australia, Melbourne

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    Key Facts

    Program Level

    Master by Course Work

    Study Type

    Full Time


    On Campus

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    Start & Deadlines

    Next Intake Deadlines22-Jul-2024
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    Duration 1 year(s)
    Tuition Fee
    AUD 51,264  / year
    Next Intake 22-Jul-2024

    Master of Laws


    The Master of Laws (LLM) is the flagship degree in the world-renowned Melbourne Law Masters program, offering students a choice of over 170 subjects across dozens of specialist legal areas.

    It’s available only for law graduates and the flexible structure makes it ideal for working professionals looking to immerse themselves in selected areas of the law.

    As an LLM student, you can choose from all subjects available in the Melbourne Law Masters program, allowing you to tailor the degree to suit your professional aspirations and personal interests. You can also choose to undertake the degree as a combination of coursework and a minor thesis.

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    The Master of Laws (LLM) is for those who already hold a degree in law and are looking to develop their expertise.

    It’s ideal for professionals wanting to advance their careers by honing their legal and research skills and become a specialist in their area of interest.

    As an LLM student, you’ll develop skills in critical analysis and the ability to interpret and transmit your ideas to specialist and non-specialist audiences.


    Entry Requirements

    Applicants must have completed:

    • A degree in law (LLB, JD or equivalent) leading to admission to practice, with a University of Melbourne equivalent score of at least 70, or equivalent
    • A degree in law (LLB, JD or equivalent) leading to admission to practice, or equivalent; and two years of documented relevant professional experience.

    Selection criteria

    In assessing applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

    • Prior academic performance
    • Professional experience (if necessary).

    The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Admission and Selection into Course Policy.

    Also, in considering whether to admit an applicant the Selection Committee will consider:

    • The quality of the degree(s) that the applicant has previously been awarded
    • The standing and reputation of the university or universities that awarded the degree(s)
    • The duration and type of work experience the applicant has obtained
    • The relevance of the applicant's work experience to the course for which they have applied.

    English Program Requirements

    IELTS: Score: 7.0, with no band less than 6.5.

    TOEFL: Score: 94+, with writing 24; speaking 20; reading 19; listening 20.

    PEARSON: Score: 72+, with written communicative skill of 65 and no other communicative skill below 64.

    CAMBRIDGE: Score: 185+, with no skill less than 176.

    Fee Information

    Tuition Fee

    AUD 51,264 
    University of Melbourne

    Master of Laws

    University of Melbourne

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